Who Is Liza Koshy? 10 Things To Know About The Youtube Sensation

Liza Koshy

We all have had fun watching the videos of the Youtube sensation, Liza Koshy. But little do we know about the real-life of the star. Born Elizabeth Shaila Koshy, Liza is an American actress, television host, comedian, and famous YouTuber. She was born and brought in Houston Texas and is half Indian from her father’s side.

Liza Koshy

Liza Koshy is an American actor who gained massive fame through her Youtube channel. On the channel, we see many hilarious videos wherein Liza is seen playing different characters like young Liza, Carlos, Helga, etc. She has also collaborated with famous artists of the acting industry like Lily Singh, Will Smith, and more.

  • Before joining Youtube, Liza worked at the Vine which was an American short video hosting service.
  • Koshy moved to YouTube and created skits, rants, and vlogs, often with her former boyfriend David Dobrik who is also a Youtube personality. The couple announced their breakup in June 2018.
  • Liza Koshy soon came to be known as the ‘Queen of Puns’ after her viewers and fans pointed out the hilarious puns she makes in most of her videos.
  • Koshy is also seen in multiple Youtube Premium series like Escape The Night and Liza on Demand. Liza also starred in the Netflix film Work It.
  • Some videos include ‘Driving With Lizzza‘, ‘Target With Lizzza‘, ‘Recess With Lizzza‘, ‘Ikea with Lizzza‘, and ‘Dollar Store With Lizzza Part 1 and 2‘- which are her most popular video to date.
  • In 2017, Koshy became the fastest YouTube personality to reach 10 million subscribers. As of now, Koshy has 17.7 million subscribers.
  • She is a co-chairperson of “When We All Vote”, a nonpartisan, nonprofit group dedicated to increasing voter participation.
  • Koshy gained a lot of recognition and also featured in many lists of influential personalities by Forbes and others. Similarly, she was included in the Time 2019 list of the 25 Most Influential People on the Internet.
  • Koshy has been nominated for many awards and has also received the Emmy Award nomination.


Credits : Screenshot of Liza Koshy’s Youtube Video